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Senior Accountant

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About the Company

Our client is a leading organization in the professional services industry. Their organization is the perfect blend of small company feel and large company opportunity. They are looking for a Senior Accountant to assist in managing the accounting operations.

About the Opportunity

  • Prepare or review reinsurance accounting of Retrocession/Reinsurance business under multiple bases of GAAP (IFRS, US GAAP, US STAT, Solvency II, Economic Capital)
  • Ensure all monthly Reinsurance Accounts (e.g. Premiums/Lapse/Experience Refund) accruals are calculated accurately in Accrual systems and fed to accounting repositories and/or GLs on a timely basis
  • Investigate anomalies or unexpected variances in the operational accounting results, providing supporting detail/explanations and analytical commentary to Actuarial department and Business Unit management
  • Prepare and review quarterly balance sheet and income statement analytics
  • Prepare or review journal entries and reconciliations
  • Timely and accurate production of quarterly financial submissions to Corporate Accounting
  • Analysis of actual financial results against plan and prior periods by providing commentary
  • Develop and prepare for various management reports
  • Assist with the preparation of quarterly/annual statutory exhibits and supplementary data
  • Evaluate and make appropriate improvements in financial reporting and analysis processes, ensuring that practices are in line with the overall goals of the organization
  • Perform system maintenance and ensure testing performed for all IT-initiated amendments to accounting systems or operational systems that impact accounting feeds to Freda/PeopleSoft GL

About You

  • CPA
  • 3+ years of experience in financial reporting and analysis
  • Financial institutions experience (audit clients or industry experience)
  • Demonstrated strength in the use of MS Excel, MS Access, Cognos, Essbase, PeopleSoft
  • Good understanding of different bases of accounting (USGAAP, NAIC, IFRS and US Tax)

Salary Range

$75,000 - $85,000/year

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #24657.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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